Stars general manager Joe Nieuwendyk and coach Glen Gulutzan are basically pleased with their team's effort through 20 games and other news and notes from around the NHL.
In front of an energetic and fired up crowd, new Dallas Stars owner Tom Gaglardi took to the ice with GM Joe Nieuwendyk and President & CEO Jim Lites to introduce a new era for hockey in North...
The Los Angeles Kings have won four of their last five games to move into a first-place tie in the Pacific Division of the NHL. The Kings end a brief two-game road trip Wednesday night in Texas, batting the Dallas Stars at American Airlines Arena.
|- No scoring. Penalties - Jarret Stoll, Los Angeles (Tripping), 2:50; Rob Scuderi, Los Angeles (Interference), 15:54; Steve Ott, Dallas (Interference on goalkeeper), 18:04.|
|- 1, Los Angeles Goal - Mike Richards (10), from Dustin Brown at 4:53. 2, Los Angeles Goal - Kevin Westgarth, from Ethan Moreau at 5:29. Penalties - Mike Ribeiro, Dallas (Tripping), 8:11.|
|- 3, Dallas Goal - Jamie Benn (6), from Eric Nystrom and Radek Dvorak at 2:07. 4, Dallas Goal - Loui Eriksson (10), from Jamie Benn and Michael Ryder at 19:39. Penalties - Steve Ott, Dallas (Slashing), 4:12; Ethan Moreau, Los Angeles (Slashing), 17:39.|
|- 5, Dallas Goal - Steve Ott (4), from Stephane Robidas and Mike Ribeiro at 2:56.|